Wednesday, November 21, 2012

SEC notes: A.J. McCarron, Derek Dooley firing fallout, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew


There's a possibility, but no chance. 
Pat Dooley looks at Florida's chances at playing for the BCS title. And stop giggling. (The Gainesville Sun)

Dig Your Own Hole.
The Tennessee athletic department is suspending $6 million in financial contributions to the school's academic scholarships and programs in order to deal with budget issues surrounding the firing of former head football coach Derek Dooley and the search for a new HC. (The Knoxville News Sentinel)

Where's Dave Ramsey when you need him?
David Climer blasts the Tennessee athletic department for buying out Dooley's contract with money it didn't have. (The Tennessean)

Early Christmas present of the day. 
Alabama starting quarterback A.J. McCarron gave the football from his 21st touchdown pass of the season (a new school single-season record) to his parents. (al.com)

Insanity


I'm the Sunsphere, baby. With you I'll share my throne.
Knoxville 1982 World's Fair leftover landmark the Sunsphere gives its opinion of Tennessee head football coach Derek Dooley's firing. (Every Day Should Be Saturday)